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‘KDKA Morning News’ Spring Training Notes: March 27, 2015

The “KDKA Morning News” with Larry Richert and John Shumway concluded their visit to Pirates Spring Training in Bradenton on Friday.

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Clarity Coming On Pirates’ Fourth Starter

Pirates manager Clint Hurdle says a decision is coming soon as to whether Jeff Locke or Vance Worley will fill the final job in the starting rotation.

93-7 The Fan–18 hours ago

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Johnson Has 3 Hits To Help Braves Beat Pirates 7-5

Josh Harrison led off the game with a home run that ended Wandy Rodriguez’s scoreless streak at 12 innings, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-5 Thursday.

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Andrew McCutchen Weighs In On New Look

Within hours of announcing he was getting rid of a ‘weighty issue’, over 100-thousand people viewed Pirates All-Star Andrew McCutchen’s haircut on YouTube.

93-7 The Fan–21 hours ago

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Top Reaction Tweets To Andrew McCutchen Cutting His Hair

After eight-years Andrew McCutchen decided to cut off his dreads, to auction them for a good cause. As you can imaging, Twitter reacted.

03/26/2015

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10 Bold Predictions For The Upcoming MLB Season

Before the baseball season gets underway next weekend here are 10 bold predictions about the upcoming season.

03/25/2015

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‘KDKA Morning News’ Spring Training Notes: March 25, 2015

The “KDKA Morning News” is in Bradenton this week broadcasting from McKechnie Field – the Spring Training home of the Pittsburgh Pirates – getting you ready for the 2015 season.

03/25/2015

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Pirates Star Andrew McCutchen’s Secret Revealed, Cuts Hair

Pittsburgh Pirates superstar Andrew McCutchen has revealed his secret, announcing that he has cut his hair.

03/25/2015

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Jung-Ho Kang Battling Issues At The Plate

Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said Jung-Ho Kang will get some at bats at Pirates City with the minor leaguers, but it’s not that big of a deal.

93-7 The Fan–03/24/2015

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Radhames Liz Impressing At Pirates Spring Training

Signed as a free agent in December, righty Radhamas Liz threw 3 scoreless innings Tuesday, with the help of three double plays. Liz has an ERA of 1.80 this Spring , giving up just 8 hits in 10 innings.

93-7 The Fan–03/24/2015

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Andrew McCutchen Will Be Ready For Opening Day

Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen played in his first Spring Training game since March 12th and said he will be ready to go for Opening Day in Cincinnati.

93-7 The Fan–03/24/2015

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McCutchen Hitless, Pearce Homers; Orioles Down Pirates 9-2

Andrew McCutchen was hitless in two at-bats in his return to the Pirates’ lineup, and Steve Pearce homered against his former team to lead the Baltimore Orioles over Pittsburgh 9-2 Tuesday.

03/24/2015

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Spring Training The Ramp Up For Long Baseball Season

While it might seem like fun in the southern sun, the ramping up of Spring Training is the preparation for an endurance run like no other in professional sports.

03/24/2015

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Pirates Are Aware Of High Expectations For 2015 Season

The “KDKA Morning News” is in Bradenton this week broadcasting from McKechnie Field – the Spring Training home of the Pittsburgh Pirates – getting you ready for the 2015 season.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/24/2015

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